Coastal Waters Forecast
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
348 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE TO 20 NM OFFSHORE AND DELAWARE
BAY

ANZ400-301930-
348 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

.SYNOPSIS FOR THE COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK NJ TO FENWICK
ISLAND DE AND FOR DELAWARE BAY...

A STATIONARY FRONT REMAINS ALONG THE MID-ATLANTIC THROUGH THE MIDDLE
OF THE WEEK. LOW PRESSURE DEVELOPS ALONG THE BOUNDARY AND PASSES OFF
THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST ON TUESDAY, FOLLOWED BY ANOTHER AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE PASSING SOUTH OF THE AREA ON WEDNESDAY. A COLD FRONT
CROSSES THE REGION WEDNESDAY NIGHT. HIGH PRESSURE PASSES THROUGH THE
AREA THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY, FOLLOWED BY A SERIES OF LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEMS THAT WILL IMPACT THE AREA THROUGH NEXT WEEKEND.

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ANZ450-451-301930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
348 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON
EDT TODAY...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG EARLY THIS MORNING.
PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY THIS MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS,
THEN ISOLATED TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
 PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING N AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ452-301930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
348 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG EARLY THIS MORNING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY THIS MORNING,
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
TSTMS LATE.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, INCREASING TO AROUND 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
 PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E
SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN
THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT.
.FRI...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING S 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ453-301930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
348 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A
DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG EARLY THIS MORNING. A
SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS OR PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY THIS MORNING,
THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. ISOLATED
TSTMS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
 PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 NM OR LESS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 9 SECONDS.
 A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT IN THE
EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 20 KT, DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT
AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, BECOMING SW 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SHOWERS
LIKELY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ454-455-301930-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
348 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
AFTERNOON...

.TODAY...SE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. PATCHY FOG EARLY THIS
MORNING. ISOLATED TSTMS OR PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY THIS MORNING. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.TONIGHT...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL
WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 7 SECONDS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY IN
THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN
THE EVENING, THEN 1 TO 3 NM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
 PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH VSBY 1 TO 3 NM.
.WED NIGHT...S WINDS AROUND 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SEAS 3 TO 4 FT. MAINLY IN E SWELL WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF
9 SECONDS.  A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT IN THE
EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT, DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 10 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING S AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS AROUND 3 FT. SHOWERS LIKELY.

WINDS AND SEAS HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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ANZ431-301930-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
348 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT LATE
THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG EARLY THIS MORNING.
ISOLATED TSTMS OR PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. ISOLATED TSTMS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL LATE
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG
AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT, INCREASING TO 5 TO 10 KT LATE. WAVES
2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM EARLY IN THE
MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS, THEN AROUND 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT IN THE MORNING, THEN
2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...W WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING SE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. SHOWERS LIKELY.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

$$

ANZ430-301930-
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE-
348 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

.TODAY...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KT LATE THIS
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG EARLY THIS
MORNING. PATCHY DRIZZLE EARLY THIS MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
ISOLATED TSTMS LATE. VSBY 1 TO 3 NM UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, DIMINISHING TO AROUND 5 KT LATE.
WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VSBY 1 NM OR
LESS.
.WED...S WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. PATCHY FOG EARLY
IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
VSBY 1 NM OR LESS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
.WED NIGHT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
TSTMS IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.THU...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS AROUND 5 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS.
.FRI...S WINDS 5 TO 10 KT, BECOMING SW 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN
THE AFTERNOON.
.FRI NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT IN THE
EVENING, THEN 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.SAT NIGHT...NW WINDS AROUND 5 KT, BECOMING E AROUND 5 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 FT OR LESS. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.

WINDS AND WAVES HIGHER IN AND NEAR TSTMS.

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